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Assembly Location

Trollhattan, Sweden

’08 Price Range

$29,710-36,265

’07 Price Range

$26,915-43,120

Drive Configuration

Front

Body Styles

2.0T, Aero 2-door convertible, 4-door sedan and wagon

Engines

2.0 Turbocharged I-4; 2.8L Turbocharged V-6

Transmissions

M-6, A-5, A-6

What’s New for ’08

  • Major exterior changes based on the AeroX concept car include a larger grille, V-shaped hood, new front fenders, headlamps, foglamps and taillamps, redesigned front and rear bumpers, color-matched Aero rocker panels, new color-matched door handles, 16-in. and 17-in. alloy wheels and flat wiper blades on all models.
  • Xenon active-headlamps, that follow steering wheel inputs, are standard on the Aero and optional on other variants
  • Other standard features for all models include OnStar and XM satellite radio equipment, a tire-pressure monitoring system, and rain-sensing wipers.
  • A Bose Centerpoint surround-sound audio system is standard on the Aero Sport sedan and SportCombi, and available on 2.0T variants.
  • A new, on-demand Haldex all-wheel-drive system is slated to appear late in the ’08 model run.

Related Information

All 2008 U.S. Models

2008 U.S. Model Specifications